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Permanent Resident Visa for Expats in Philippines

April 19th, 2014 · 97 Comments

Expats can receive a permanent resident visa in the Philippines under certain conditions. You have to have a residence in the Philippines and a bank account of a minimum of $10,000. Furthermore, expats need to be either related or married to a citizen of the Philippines.

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Expat Medical Care in the Philippines

April 19th, 2014 · No Comments

An expat medical care need in the Philippines has been fulfilled by international insurance companies, much like in some place else. Local health insurance providers are mostly focused on the local citizens and it is usually the international insurance companies that take care of foreign citizens.

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Finding a Safe Neighborhood When Renting a House

April 17th, 2014 · 1 Comment

There are lots of nice renting places around the country. Most are complete with regular or even posh amenities and facilities. But the real need is renting safely in a peaceful neighborhood. What are the key elements of renting safely in a new neighborhood in the Philippines? Knowing the sound tips on this solves the problem about ninety percent.

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Expat Medical Insurance in the Philippines

April 16th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Medical insurance for Expat workers in the Philippines are plenty. You have individual plans, family plans and even special travel insurances for expat workers in the Philippines.

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How to Find a Place to Stay when Moving to the Philippines

April 16th, 2014 · 7 Comments

An ideal temporary residence for an expatriate is a hotel or apartment if moving to the Philippines for the first time. The arrival of the shipment of his belongings will also take several weeks.

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Obtaining Work Permit in the Philippines for Expats

April 15th, 2014 · 17 Comments

Obtaining work and a working visa in the Philippines could be pretty challenging. With too many qualified Filipinos in line, waiting for their turn to be hired, the local government ensured that they are given top priority by giving expats a hard time getting around.

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How to Choose the Best Insurance for Expatriates

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments

It is required that even expatriates get a driver’s license in the Philippines in order to drive. After getting the license a car insurance is another concern that should be addressed. It is best to get a comprehensive car insurance policy.

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Guidelines For Retiring In the Philippines

April 12th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Take time to research the costs of living in the Philippines before deciding to settle in the country. Know the costs of the household items and the housing.

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How Expats Adapt the Filipino Way of Life

April 6th, 2014 · No Comments

Living in the Philippines is one of the most amazing decisions you could make in your life. Being able to get a taste of the extremely hospitable locals, the nature-blessed surroundings, and a cheap, premium quality standard of living are enough to make you go w-o-w!

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Types of Expats Learning the Language and their Challenge

March 21st, 2014 · 2 Comments

A Westener in the Philippines or a fellow Asian or from other continents of the world, one of the challenges that an Expat should expect is learning Tagalog which is the root of the Philippine national language. Some of the factors in learning any language is the money budget and the dedication and right attitude towards learning.

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